Mr. Ledford was born Feb. 13, 1941, in Rochelle, and had lived in Gray for the past 36 years. He was the son of the late Joe Ledford and Myrtice Martin Ledford. Mr. Ledford was a retired safety instructor for Georgia Power Company with 32 years of service. He was a member of Elam Baptist Church, where he served as a longtime deacon and choir member. His greatest love was his Lord and Savior, and he loved his family and his grandchildren. Mr. Ledford was preceded in death by his twin brother, Therman Ledford.
Mr. Ledford is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ann Seymour Ledford of Gray; son and daughter-in-law, Herman and Becky Ledford of Gray; daughter and son-in-law, Tracy Ledford and John Hunt of Gray; brother, Hillman Ledford of Rochelle; grandchildren, Kyle, Ryan, Shelby, John, James, Travis and Taylor; and by several nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be accepted; however, those who wish may make contributions to Elam Baptist Church, 203 Elam Church Road, Gray, GA 31032.
The family may be contacted at the residence at 792 Plantation Club Drive in Jones County.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray had charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.